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Winterton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in Lincolnshire and Norfolk, named Winterton. The first is named in Old English as ‘farmstead (Old English tun) of the family or followers (-inga-) of a man called Winter’, while Winterton-on-Sea in Norfolk is from Old English winter ‘winter’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’, referring perhaps to a place inhabited only in winter.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Winton, Winston, Anderton, Winthrop, Pinkerton, Winter, Wolverton

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Winterton Family Origin

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Winterton Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Tailor

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Winterton occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Winterton's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winterton. A less common occupation for the Winterton family was Farm Labourer.

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Winterton Historical Records

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Winterton Life Expectancy

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